SEC Chairman says cryptocurrency falls under security-based swaps rules

SEC Chairman says cryptocurrency falls under security-based swaps rules

More rules are coming for the cryptocurrency space, according to SEC Chairman Gary Gensler. The Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, may soon issue new rules for the regulation and registration of security-based swaps, including cryptocurrency.In a speech to the American Bar Association Derivative and Futures Law Committee SEC Chairman Gary Gensler laid out the changes coming to security-based swaps over the next year. The changes are designed to increase transparency and reduce risk to the market. The new requirements that will go into effect in November include new counterparty....


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